List of Centres participating in the 'Link to be Active' programme
Overview of Programme - Link2BActive offers discounted rates for physical activity opportunities for job seekers in Mayo. Regular physical activity is a vital component of healthy living. The National Physical Activity Guidelines recommend that adults do 30 minutes of moderate exercise on at least 5 days per week. Further information can be found on www.getirelandactive.ie
Eligibility - Applicants who are in receipt of Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) or Back to Education (BTE) payments are eligible for the Link2BActive Programme and discounted leisure rates. Eligible applicants must show the Link2BActive facility proof of payment from the Department of Social Protection. This can be in the form of a weekly postal draft receipt or a bank statement. No copies will be taken by the facilities. Once eligibility is confirmed, applicants may be issued with a Link2BActive card. To renew the card, members will be asked to show up to date proof of payment from the Department of Social Protection.
Participants are asked to contact the centre directly quoting the slogan "Link2BActive". View the links below to see the offers and also the terms and conditions which apply.
To date the following facilities have committed to the Link2BActive initiative:
Note: Participants will be asked by facilities to produce up-to-date proof of status (eg. up to date payment receipt etc)